University of Manchester
Advanced Chemical Engineering
This course covers a vast subject extending far beyond its traditional roots in oil and gas processing; as well as dealing with chemical reactors, distillation and the numerous processes that take place in a chemical or petrochemical plant, there is an increasing need for chemical engineers able to design and develop formulated products and to have knowledge of biotechnology and environmental issues; the course is designed to equip students with this knowledge.
A 2.1 Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or equivalent qualifications or experience; 2.2 is considered; IELTS: 6.5 (with no sub score less than 5.5); TOEFL paper based: 570 (with a minimum TWE of 5.0); TOEFL computer based: 230 (with a minimum TWE of 5.0); internet based TOEFL: 90.
Modules include: Fundamentals of advanced chemical engineering; research training techniques and methodology; dissertation project. Optional modules: environmental design for atmospheric emissions; environmental design for aqueous emissions; batch processing; petroleum engineering; energy systems; utility systems; reaction systems design; advanced mathematical methods; interface and colloid science of multiphase products; fine chemicals production; sustainability; bioprocessing; fundamentals of biochemical engineering; biorefinery engineering.
Assessment is through a combination of examinations, written coursework assignments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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